Magnitude 4.1 quake hits Eastern Samar town


Posted at Jul 07 2020 06:46 PM | Updated as of Jul 07 2020 08:43 PM

MANILA — A magnitude 4.1 earthquake jolted Eastern Samar on Tuesday afternoon, Phivolcs said.

The tremor happened at 5:52 p.m., 13 kilometers northwest of Taft town.

It was tectonic in origin and had a depth of 83 kilometers, according to Phivolcs. 

The tremor was not expected to cause damage and aftershocks.